Post Tagged with: "War on Terror"

The War on Terror: A Cycle of Stupidity

The War on Terror: A Cycle of Stupidity

July 8, 2013 at 8:45 am 0 comments

by Brian Kogelmann: Continuing to fight the war on terror in the way it has been fought will only lead to more terrorism, more death, and more destruction. Instead of continuing this “cycle of stupidity,” we ought to radically alter how we address terrorism and stop double downing on policies […]

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What Drones Say About Us

What Drones Say About Us

June 3, 2013 at 8:45 am 2 comments

The Irrationality, Immorality, and Excessiveness of Drone Warfare by Brian Kogelmann: A few weeks ago a bipartisan panel of senators discussed both the legality and wisdom of our use of drones in our efforts to combat terrorism. The discussion offered a sobering look at the effects our use of drones […]

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Don’t Let Them Free and Don’t Let Them Die

Don’t Let Them Free and Don’t Let Them Die

May 16, 2013 at 8:45 am 1 comment

Why the Guantanamo Bay Hunger Strikers Cannot Be Released or Allowed To Starve by Evan Bernick It is a story of ongoing pain, humiliation, and justice denied. In an April 13, 2013 op-ed in the New York Times, Samir Naji al-Hasan Moqbel, a citizen of Yemen who has been held […]

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There is No “War on Terror”: Why the Boston Bomber is Not an Enemy Combatant

There is No “War on Terror”: Why the Boston Bomber is Not an Enemy Combatant

April 24, 2013 at 8:45 am 0 comments

by Evan Bernick On Tuesday, pressure cooker bombs designed to kill and maim transformed the Boston Marathon into what looked like a war zone. The cruel, calculating, and devastating character of this act of terror, together with evidence that the suspects hailed from a breeding ground of Islamist terror and […]

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